436080 VU Strategic Management

winter semester 2019/2020 | Last update: 30.10.2019 Place course on memo list
436080
VU Strategic Management
VU 2
5
Block
annually
English

Students acquire knowledge and skills on how to analyze and understand strategic challenges, how to develop succesful strategies, make strategic decisions, and to implement the strategies. A special focus will be on understanding the challenges of digital transformation, on the development of new business models, and on the interfaces between strategy, innovation, and finance.

1. Strategy and Strategic Management, 2. Strategic Analysis and Strategy Formulation, 3. The Practice of Strategy, 4. Disruptive Innovation and new Business Models, 5. Digital Transformation, 6. Strategy and Finance

Lectures, case analyses, plenary and group discussions, reading assignments, student presentations

Case studies, Quizzes, final exam

The first course will be based on the following literature:

  • Grant R., (2019): Contemporary Strategy Analysis, Tenth edition, Wiley
  • Johnson G., Whittington R., Scholes K., Angwin D., Regnér P. (2017): Exploring Strategy: Text and Cases, 11th Edition, Pearson
  • Brealey, R. A., Myers, S. C., Allen F.: Principles of Corporate Finance, 12th edition, 2017

Additional cases and articles will be handed out during the course

Further literature required for first course see: http://www.uibk.ac.at/smt/strategic-management/studies/master

not applicable

Bachelor degree in Business Administration or equivalent degree

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Date Time Location
Fri 2019-10-04
09.00 - 12.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2019-10-07
09.00 - 12.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2019-10-09
10.00 - 13.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2019-10-14
09.00 - 12.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Tue 2019-10-15
08.00 - 11.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2019-10-16
10.00 - 13.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Wed 2019-10-16
16.00 - 18.00 MS (Theologie) MS (Theologie) Barrier-free Gastvortrag
Thu 2019-10-17
10.00 - 11.45 HS 1 (Sowi) HS 1 (Sowi) Barrier-free
Mon 2019-10-21
09.00 - 10.45 HSB 3 HSB 3 Barrier-free Klausur